Gothic Horror

Gothic horror is a genre of literature that has elements of both romance and horror. Although it is sometimes confused with paranormal romance, according to some horror writers, gothic horror is considered a more atmospheric type of literature.

See Gothic.

New Releases Tagged "Gothic Horror"

The Cloisters
The Stroke of Winter
The Dismembered
The Hollow Kind
Unnatural Creatures: A Novel of the Frankenstein Women
The Ghost Woods
The Dark Between the Trees
The Toll House
The Stroke of Winter
What Moves the Dead
The Hacienda
House of Hunger
Gallows Hill
The Winter Guest
The End of Temperance Dare
The Dismembered
The Ghost Woods
The Death of Jane Lawrence
Small Angels
The Silent Companions
The Toll House
The Corset
The Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienThe Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own M... by Catherynne M. ValenteStranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. HeinleinThe Way of Kings by Brandon SandersonThe Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
SFF: Best Settings
16 books — 2 voters
Stardust by Neil GaimanThe Golem and the Jinni by Helene WeckerThe Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela CarterThe Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own M... by Catherynne M. ValenteWatership Down by Richard  Adams
SFF: Best Prose
23 books — 2 voters

Luna Sanguis by Simon OkillDescent of Blood by Elizabeth MarxLuna Aeturnus by Simon OkillWildalone by Krassi ZourkovaAscent of Blood by Elizabeth Marx
Great Gothic Paranormal
84 books — 160 voters
Good Omens by Terry PratchettA Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le GuinKindred by Octavia E. ButlerAmerican Gods by Neil GaimanThe Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie
SFF: Best Plot
15 books — 1 voter

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Song of Achilles by Madeline MillerReaper Man by Terry PratchettHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingThe Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
SFF: Best Characters
21 books — 3 voters
Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted ChiangThe Golden Compass by Philip Pullman1984 by George OrwellA Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le GuinSomething Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury
SFF: Best Themes
10 books — 2 voters

Frankenstein: The 1818 Text
The Haunting of Hill House
Mexican Gothic
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
The Turn of the Screw
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
The Phantom of the Opera
The Castle of Otranto
Wuthering Heights
The Monk

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You think you love her. You think, if this is love, you don’t know anything.
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